It is amazing how much one can learn when surfing YouTube. I started watching and fell upon this cool technique. It is called Faux Cloisonne. The items you will need for this is a magazine page, gold or silver embossing powder, Versamark pad, heating tool, embossing buddy and of course the stamp that you want… Read More Faux Cloisonne Technique
As all of my followers know, I love to learn new techniques and then to share what I have learned. Has anyone every thrown away an empty Wink of Stella pen.. WHAT??!! REALLY??!! Do you even know how expensive they are??!! Of course you do, you bought it…. Well how about if I told you… Read More I learned a new technique– ooops…..
Our wonderful month of mercy, Ramadan is upon us. As I do every year, I am making greetings to sell at our local Mosque for donation. And in wake of the recent events, I felt I needed to show that even though I am Muslim I am also an American. An epiphany came to me… Read More Making Eid Cards
If ever I have loved a collection of stamps, it is the Stamp of Approval Collection A Beautiful Life. I have loved every stamp set that has come in this collection. Being of Asian decent, this collection made it so easy for me to make a card that somehow just brought out my culture. Here… Read More Stamp of Approval goodies
Good evening everyone. As I had mentioned a couple of blogs ago, I have been given a beautiful honor to help the Susan G Komen Foundation collect funds. Being a nurse, I understand the fear of having any type of cancer. I also understand that treatment can cause much physical, and emotional pain. I pray… Read More Blogs For Boobies
Everyone knows how much I love glitter. Just to commemorate my love for bling, I made 2 cards. For my first card I used I inch double-sided adhesive tape. I used Nuvo Pure Sheen Glitter in Butter Diamond and Glitter Candy Pink on black card stock. I first added he Butter Diamond and then cleaned… Read More Glitter, glitter and glitter
A few weeks ago, I was approached to use my card making to help a cause that is in the back of every women’s mind. The Susan G Komen Foundation is a non-profit organization that helps to fight breast cancer. So when I was approached by the owner of Skipping Stones Designs, I was ecstatic. Heather… Read More A great way to donate to a wonderful cause
I finally was able to play with my Stamp of Approval goodies. I almost did not buy this. However when I saw this butterfly, I was smitten. I had to have it. Both of these cards were made with simple techniques. For the top card, I heat embossed the flower design from Gina K’s Stamp… Read More Stamp of Approval Treasures
Hello all. I came out of my comfort zone once again and finally made a Youtube video. And guess what???? I made a huge booboo….. The product that I was demonstrated is from Ken Oliver and my video says Tim Holtz. I am such a huge idiot… hehehehe. Ken, you will just have to forgive… Read More My very first Youtube video.. and it was a huge blunder….
This Butterfly stamp is just amazing. This was heat embossed in a special mix of 3 times of glitters and clear embossing powder. I water colored the inside with a pearlized water color. My other favorite stamp was a little bit of snark that I had in me….. Suzy made this stamp from our Snark… Read More Sweet and Snarky all in one